Manager, Tax
10 Almaden Boulevard, Suite 1000
San Jose, CA 95113


John has nearly 10 years of corporate tax experience and provides support for corporations for income taxes and ASC 740 reporting. He commonly assists clients with state and local taxes (SALT), mergers and acquisitions (M&A), international taxes, transfer pricing issues, income tax audits (federal and state) and tax reform. John also has expertise in identifying issues with any non-income taxes, such as withholding taxes, and sales and use tax. He assists the Firm’s audit team to review ASC 740 reporting.

John provides clients with tax advice and support to make decisions, such as acquisitions, determine the impact of an employee moving out-of-state/hiring out-of-state and expansion domestically and internationally. Additionally, he helps ensure middle-market companies are properly accounting and reporting income taxes on their financial statements and tax returns. 

In the past, John notably demonstrated the value of a Healthcare company’s tax attributes and gathered other tax diligence items for a company whose owners planned to sell within three years.

His extensive knowledge of ASC 740 and variety of corporate tax topics make him an asset to BPM’s Corporate Tax team. John is able to focus on a client’s needs and provide them with focused tax support and advice.

Interesting Tidbit

John enjoys traveling and his favorite destination in the world is Sapa, Vietnam.


  • California Society of Certified Public Accountants (CalCPA)
  • Member – American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)


BS/Business Administration – Kansas State University
MS/Business Taxation – University of Southern California